A Guide To The Best Sushi Restaurants in Shinjuku!
In Shinjuku, Tokyo, there are too many restaurants that it can get overwhelming. Even with just sushi, there are so many to choose from. This article will introduce sushi restaurants in Shinjuku, from high-end exclusive sushi to affordable sushi restaurants!
Miyako is a sushi restaurant located 9 minutes away from Shinjuku station, on the 3rd floor of Hyatt Regency Hotel. As there are only 14 counter seats, you can enjoy an intimate dining experience.
They will serve you the freshest and finest sushi for you. Although they recommend their omakase course the most, they also have a la carte sushi menus that allow customers to choose their sushi!
Kyubey Keio Plaza Hotel Store(久兵衛）
Keio Plaza Hotel is located 5 minutes away from Shinjuku station. Kyubei, a famous traditional sushi restaurant is located on the 7F of this hotel. Although Ginza is their main store, you can have the same high quality sushi in Shinjuku too!
They only have courses priced above ¥10,000 even during lunch time, but you will not regret it after you have a bite of this sushi! They serve the most fresh fish and serve it in the best way to bring out the taste of each fish.
Sushi Rosan Shinjuku Store （鮨 魯山 新宿店）
Sushi Rosan is located 3 minutes away from Shinjuku station, on the 7th floor of Isetan Department Store. They have counter seats and table seats, but it is most recommended to sit on the counter seats to watch the chef delicately make your sushi!
They have a selection of set menus and don (sushi rice bowl) that you can choose from, all using the freshest and most delicious sushi of the season!
Itamae Sushi Nishi-Shinjuku Store (板前寿司 西新宿店）
Itamae sushi is a famous sushi chain located in many parts of Tokyo, incorporating both the traditional and modern style of sushi. Unlike the very traditional, high-end sushi restaurants, you can enjoy good sushi at a reasonable and affordable price!
They have combo menus, a la carte sushi and course sushi menus, so you can enjoy sushi in your favorite style. Also, they have roasted sushi, sushi rolls and other modern style sushi as well!
Yarou Sushi Shinjuku Main Store (野郎寿司 本店）
Yarou Sushi is a chain restaurant located in several parts of Tokyo, but the Shinjuku store is their main store, and is located in the main streets of Kabukicho district. They also have English, Chinese and Korean menus for foreign visitors.
They serve sushi courses, sushi sets, a la carte sushi, sushi rice bowls, as well as other seafood dishes. You can enjoy plenty of seafood in just one store, in the middle of Shinjuku!
Uogashi Nihon Ichi Shinjuku Nishiguchi Store (魚がし日本一 新宿西口店）
Uogashi Nihon Ichi is a standing sushi bar located 5 minutes away from Shinjuku station. They make sushi using fresh fish sent from the Tsukiji fish market, yet the price is shockingly cheap! You can have sushi at only ¥75, so if you want high-end taste sushi at a reasonable price in Shinjuku and do not mind standing, give this store a try!
The sushi you ordered will just simply come on a piece of leaf, and you can casually eat your favorite sushi, while standing!
Even with just one food genre, sushi, there are many types of restaurants within Shinjuku. This article reviewed several sushi restaurants within the Shinjuku area, from authentic, high-end sushi to more casual, low-cost sushi. Please use this article as a guide when you are looking for sushi restaurants in Shinjuku!
*There is a fee for making reservation, it depends on the restaurant class (average dinner price) (no matter the size of the group). However, if you do not need language support, you can contact the restaurant directly without any fees.